CULTURE & CAREERS

Optimal Blue is always looking for self-motivated individuals that will thrive in an environment of innovation. Technical candidates will find smart, dedicated, and collaborative individuals working with the latest technology and industry leading applications. Likewise, if you are a mortgage professional looking to transition industry knowledge into a technology-driven career, you came to the right place! You’ll notice that our culture is one in which employees are truly dedicated to working as a team to shape the future of the dynamic financial technology industry.

COMPETITIVE SALARIES, PTO
& BONUS OPPORTUNITIES

PAID MICROSOFT
TECHNOLOGY TRAINING

401(K) & COMPREHENSIVE
BENEFITS PACKAGES

MODERN WORKSPACE
& CASUAL DRESS

WEEKLY LUNCHES, MASSAGES
& HAPPY HOURS

GREAT TEAM ATMOSPHERE
& COLLABORATIVE CULTURE

Optimal Blue is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, as well as the contribution of different perspectives that help in building a better company and superlative technology solutions.

We encourage you to explore our open positions below or submit your resume to careers@optimalblue.com.

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Job Summary:

Don’t miss out on your opportunity to help expand upon the data engineering and analytics initiatives for one of the fastest growing technology companies in the DFW area! Your role will be responsible for developing data products used by our SaaS customers. If you like data, have an analytical mind set and an eye for detail, this is the opportunity for you!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Be a key contributor in a cross-functional, agile, data engineering and analytics team.
  • Perform data wrangling using a variety of tools and techniques.
  • Develop ETL pipelines using source databases and REST services.
  • Design and build big data analytic applications.
  • Build scalable and supportable data platforms and support the fast-growing data within the business.
  • Integrate with data mining packages (ML, ANNs, Decision Tree, etc.), e.g. the Azure Cortana Intelligence suite
  • Develop, and support the development of, reports and visualizations using Power BI or similar packages.
  • Ensure data quality and integrity through well-defined acceptance criteria and testing.
  • Help shape user stories for new capabilities, ensuring data lineage is well managed as part of the process.

Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in ETL development and backroom processes required.
  • Strong SQL experience, including advanced query concepts and query performance tuning.
  • Experience with standard star schema design and development concepts, including fact table types, grain levels and SCDs required.
  • Experience in cloud computing (PaaS and IaaS) environments; particularly in the Azure cloud.
  • Experience in general-purpose programming language such as C#, Java, or Python.
  • Familiarity with Big Data platforms and pipeline concepts such as Hadoop, Spark, and Kafka.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar degree required.

Optimal Blue believes in investing in its employees and therefore provides many benefits for each employee. These benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, casual dress, paid time off, holidays, massages, gym membership, and 401K.

Please send all correspondences to careers@optimalblue.com.

Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for supporting the developers of consuming customers in the implementation, troubleshooting and ongoing support of Optimal Blue API. Optimal Blue API is used for integrations with various Loan Origination Systems (LOS) as well as many mortgage technology partners.

Responsibilities

  • Communicating verbally and in writing with developers to ensure they have access to and understand all of the documentation related to integrations using Optimal Blue’s API
  • Assist developers with troubleshooting/debugging all issues related to the building and testing of the API integration i.e. data/content abnormalities connection issues etc.
  • Responsible for identifying and communicating trends to management

Qualifications

  • Technical background related to software or application development or related positions
  • 2 plus years’ experience debugging and supporting integrated software applications using Web APIs
  • 2 plus years’ experience using API troubleshooting tools (experience with Postman a definite plus)
  • 2 plus years’ experience working with both technical (developers) and nontechnical customers explaining and supporting the implementation and troubleshooting process associated with Web APIs
  • 2 plus years’ experience working in the mortgage industry
  • Bachelor’s degree is a plus but not required

Optimal Blue believes in investing in its employees and therefore provides many benefits for each employee. These benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, casual dress, paid time off, holidays, massages, gym membership, and 401K.

Please send all correspondences to careers@optimalblue.com.

We are looking for bright and talented individuals to join us in our Software Development team! We are a .Net, agile shop and one of the fastest growing technology companies in DFW. We are in Plano near The Shops at Legacy.

Summary

If these traits describe you, please apply:
Focus on quality & performance
A strong sense of ownership and accountability for the things you build
A desire to produce great quality software while having fun
Out of the box problem solving skills
High energy with a positive attitude and great communication skills
A great team oriented attitude with a drive for success
A desire to learn in a rapid pace environment

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree
Will consider Master’s degree candidates in the same fields or related fields
Internships a definite plus
Exposure/experience with Microsoft stack technologies a definite plus

Optimal Blue believes in investing in its employees and therefore provides many benefits for each employee. These benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, casual dress, paid time off, holidays, massages, gym membership, and 401K.

Please send all correspondences to careers@optimalblue.com.

Job Summary:

Build internal and external relationships in support of the organization’s Content Distribution products. Work directly with our investors in the mortgage loan origination industry to ensure they continue to understand and see the value to them of participating in Optimal Blue’s products.

What will you do?

  • Proactively engage investors by phone and/or email addressing any questions, problems, and to get ahead of guideline changes, new programs, etc.
  • Responsible for ongoing training to build and maintain excellent investor relationships
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service evidenced by investor feedback
  • Ensure Optimal Blue best practices are communicated and followed
  • Continually articulate Optimal Blue’s value to investor
  • Act as the liaison for other Optimal Blue departments and the investor as needed
  • Conduct training and presentation sessions for the investor

Experience and Attributes you should have

  • At least two years’ experience in the mortgage lending industry (Underwriter, Processor or Secondary marketing roles are ideal)
  • Exemplary communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to understand rate sheets and their association with guidelines
  • Familiarity and understanding of the loan process from origination to sale
  • Must be comfortable speaking with key executives within investor organizations
  • Must be comfortable enforcing best practices/deliverables while still maintaining a positive relationship with investor
  • Must be comfortable with and able to facilitate presentations
  • Must be able to foster and maintain working relationship with multiple internal departments
  • Basic to advanced computer skills – Microsoft Word and Excel required
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Familiarity and experience with mortgage technology including PPEs, LOS, etc. is a plus

Optimal Blue believes in investing in its employees and therefore provides many benefits for each employee. These benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, casual dress, paid time off, holidays, massages, gym membership, and 401K.

Please send all correspondences to careers@optimalblue.com.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Optimal Blue, LLC its affiliates and subsidiaries (the “Company”) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, pregnancy (childbirth & related conditions), gender, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, national origin to include ancestry, age, disability (mental or physical), marital status, military or veteran status, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Optimal Blue participates in the E-Verify program.